Metal Gear Survive will be the First Place prize at a Metal Gear Online 3 tournament and fans are furious.
Metal Gear Solid Facebook page announced that there will be a fan organized Metal Gear Online 3 tournament hosted through MagGamer Championship. The event will pit players in a 4 on 4 battle in a best of 5 series while participants will have the chance to win a verity of prizes.
The First Place winners of the tournament will receive a pre-order code for Metal Gear Survive, which is set to be released in early 2018. If you have been following the development of Metal Gear Survive or the dispute Konami had with Hideo Kojima back in 2015, then you have an idea what the reaction was among fans.
Cue the fan rage!
Fans are not happy that Metal Gear Survive is a first place prize and how the game itself is an insult to the series. It starts with many fans pointing out hos the second and third place prizes are more ideal than a copy Metal Gear Survive :
Others have pointed out how Metal Gear Survive is not even a real Metal Gear game.
Then you have fans who took the time to remind Konami what they did to Hideo Kojima was unforgivable.
Metal Gear Online 3 tournament will be held on October 1st and will begin at 12pm EST and fans could watch it all on MagGamers Twitch channel. Metal Gear Online 3 is the multiplayer component of The Phantom Pain, which was released on September 1st 2015.